SHREVEPORT, LA - A local man is locked up today accused in a sexual assault of a child.

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The Bossier Sheriff's Office Issued this Information:

A Bossier City man is arrested for First Degree Rape and other Sexual Offenses Bossier Sheriff’s detectives with the Special Victims Unit recently arrested a Bossier City man for First Degree Rape Victim under 13 years of age and other sexual offenses involving a juvenile.


Who Is the Suspect?

71-year-old Jessie Mayfield Jr. was arrested after an investigation that began after the Bossier Sheriff’s Office received a citizen’s complaint concerning physical and sexual abuse of a juvenile. During an interview with investigators, it was revealed that Mayfield attempted to have sexual intercourse with the juvenile and inappropriately touched her on several occasions.

Mayfield has been arrested and booked into the Bossier Maximum Facility for one count of First-Degree Rape Victim under 13 years of age, one count of Indecent Behavior with Juveniles, and 2 counts of Sexual Battery with a bond of $490,000.00.

Caddo Parish Violent Offenders May 11th-17th

The following booking photos are those who were booked in to the Caddo Correctional Center for crimes of a violent or sexual nature. All those pictured are considered innocent until proven guilty.

Gallery Credit: Caddo Correctional Center

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